One-to-One Tuition

  • 1 to 20 Hours per week
  • Focus on individual learner's needs
  • Supervised practice and feedback

One-to-One Tuition

  • 1 to 20 Hours per week
  • Focus on individual learner's needs
  • Supervised practice and feedback
OVERVIEW
WHO IS IT FOR?
COURSE OBJECTIVES
ACCOMMODATION

Our Private English Classes offer you the most rapid, relevant and cost-effective form of language learning. One-to-One programmes are designed by our highly experienced Academic Team and structured around a student’s specific strengths and areas for improvement, selecting a course format and materials that meet your precise linguistic requirements. Throughout the programme, your teacher will monitor your progress and make any necessary changes to the course programme to ensure you receive maximum benefit from your classes.

Enjoy your English language learning journey with Cork English College.

Private English classes are for people who wish to:

  • Improve their English
  • Focus on specific needs
  • Maximise their learning time
  • Improve their job prospects
  • Build their overall confidence in using English

Studying English with Cork English College offers students the opportunity to gain proficiency in English while making friends and experiencing the rich cultural heritage Cork has to offer.

Our One-to-One programmes focus on helping you develop your overall English language skills through a variety of useful and engaging materials and activities tailored to meet your specific learning requirements.

Every class will include:

  • Grammar and vocabulary – key learning points based on your specific needs and goals
  • A focus on speaking – classes are designed to maximise your speaking time
  • Extended fluency activities including discussions, role-plays, and presentations
  • Engaging listening and reading activities from a range of sources
  • A focus on social and intercultural English
  • Dedicated homework to support your grammar and vocabulary learning
  • Daily detailed error correction from your teacher for continuous improvement
  • End of week feedback to give you general guidance, direction and confidence on your English language learning journey

We offer a range of different accommodation options for your stay in Cork. Choose an authentic Irish experience with one of our host families or more independent living in one of our residential student apartments. Our team ensures all accommodation options are safe, secure and of the highest standards.

WHAT’S INCLUDED

With an English Course in CEC, you get:

Experienced Teachers
Multinational Classes
Clear Course Objectives
Regular Feedback & Progress Tests
An Integrated E-Learning platform
Weekly social & cultural activities

BENEFITS OF THIS COURSE

At the end of your English course, you can expect to:

Speak more confidently
Use English more effectively for work or travel
Communicate more accurately and clearly
Have developed your reading, writing, speaking and listening skills
Have learnt more about Irish life & culture
Make memories and friends to last you a lifetime

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What type of activities can I look forward to?

We endeavour to cater for most tastes when it comes to activities, so we provide a wide choice, ranging from cultural visits to historic places of interest, to sports and lively night out. We want to make sure that you enjoy yourselves while you’re studying. Further to that, we can organise weekends away and arrange car hire if necessary.

How will I get to the school?

All of our accommodation is either within easy walking distance of the school or within easy reach by public transport.

Where is the school located?

The school is located right in the heart of Cork, on the banks of the river Lee, but we’ll keep you too busy to admire the view! It is also within close walking distance of Cork’s main bus terminus and railway station.

Who else will be studying there?

We have students from all over the world studying with us, which adds greatly to the friendly atmosphere.

Can I change my accommodation if I don’t like it?

Yes, our aim is to make sure that you are as comfortable as possible during your stay in Cork. It’s very rare for students to dislike their accommodation.

What type of accommodation can I expect?

What type of accommodation would you like? We have a full range of options from living with a host family to self-catering apartments and hotels.

Will I be able to use the internet and email?

Yes, the internet and email are available every afternoon to all students.

Will I get a certificate at the end of my course?

Yes, we’re a fully accredited and recognised school. You’ll receive official recognition of your achievement.

SAMPLE OF OUR WEEKLY ACTIVITIES

MONDAY / Cork City Tour
TUESDAY / Grammar Clinic
WEDNESDAY / Traditional Irish Music Night
THURSDAY / Shandon Bells
FRIDAY / Fota Wildlife Park

WHY CHOOSE CEC?

Discover why you should choose the award winning fully accredited CEC.

COURSE DETAILS

  • Start Dates:
    All Year
  • Available Levels:
    A1
    A1+
    A2+
    A2
    B1
    B1+
    B2
    B2+
    C1
    C1+
    C2
  • Age Group:
    +16
  • Hours per week:
    1 - 10 Hours per week
  • Students per class:
    One

FEES

  • Registration Fee:
    €70.00
  • Course Material:
    €50.00
  • Prices:
    From €70 p/h

HEAR FROM SOME OF OUR STUDENTS

Nils
Germany

“With the assistance of the CEC community – its compassionate teachers, activity leaders, administrative personnel as well as my inspiring classmates – I managed to raise my proficiency of English from a B2 to a solid C1. Above all, I always had a good time.”

Carla Proserpio
Argentina

I will always keep a nice memory of the month spent in Cork, and this thanks to CEC, which in addition to letting me deepen my English, made me discover breathtaking places and meet unforgettable people.

Tatiane Passos
Costa Rica

Well, I’ll never forget my time at CEC, after all, it was a year and a half very well spent. I’m extremely grateful to have had the opportunity to build my English here. Grrreat teachers, welcoming people and an incredible city/culture. Thank you very much CEC team for all support and keep up the brilliant work!

WELCOME TO
CORK ENGLISH COLLEGE